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Prionaster elegans Verrill, 1899

178737  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178737)

accepted
Species
Goniopecten binghami Boone, 1928 (synonym according to Clark in Clark & Downey 1992: 111)
Pectinidiscus aliciae Carrera-Rodriguez & Tommasi, 1977 (synonym as per Clark &Downey 1992:107)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up
page(s): 216 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Prionaster elegans Verrill, 1899. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178737 on 2019-12-05
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2005-08-05 07:22:50Z
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Aracina, Claudia
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up
page(s): 216 [details]   

original description  (of Goniopecten binghami Boone, 1928) Boone, L. (1928). Scientific Results of the first oceanographic expedition of the Pawnee 1925. Echinodermata from tropical East American Seas. <em>Bulletin Yale University. Bingham Oceanographic collection.</em> 1(4): 1-22.
page(s): 6 [details]   

original description  (of Pectinidiscus aliciae Carrera-Rodriguez & Tommasi, 1977) Carrera-Rodriguez, C.J. and Tommasi, L. R. (1977). Asteroidea de la Plataforma continental de Rio Grande do Sul (Brasil), Coleccionados durante los viajes del N/Oc. "Prof W. Besnard" para el proyecto Rio Grande do sul. <em>Boletim do Instituto Oceanográfico.</em> 26: 51-130.
page(s): 76 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   
 
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